Colcord Cemetery, Waterboro
 

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Click on any photo below for a full size version. All transcriptions are exactly as they appear on the stone. Unreadable sections are indicated by [ ] with the closest approximation of what I believe it had said. If you get a "hit" please let me know so I will know this is a project worth continuing. dnwalsh@aol.com

This cemetery is located in on the corner of West/Middle Road way back in the trees in Waterboro, Maine and contains many unmarked field stones. You may have to ask a neighbor for assistance as it was difficult to find. See layout at the bottom.

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NEAL CHADBOURNE
Died
May 20,
1842
AE. 42 yrs

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BENJAMIN
Son of
Phineas &
Lucretia Colcord
died
Sept. 19, 1823,
AE 2 yrs. 8 ms.

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BENJAMIN R.
son of
Phineas &
Lucretia Colcord
died
June 17, 1846,
AE 22 yrs. 10 ms.
Let heavens hope forbid thy
falling down
Twas death cold hand cant
[ ]ind my body here.

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NANCY
dau of
Phineas &
Rebecca Colcord
died
NOV 10, 1802
AE 14 months.

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REBECCA
wife of
Phineas Colcord
died
Dec. 8, 1814,
AE 48 yrs 3 ms
Blessed are the dead
that die in the Lord

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HIRAM SMITH
DIED
July 28, 1849,
AE. 39 yrs. 10 ms.
Travelers as you pass by
As you are now so once was I;
As I am now so you must be
Prepare for death and follow me.

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RUTH,
dau. of
Hiram & Hannah
Smith
DIED
June 1, 1850,
AE 11 yrs 10 m.
Ten month [  ] died [illegible]]

 

 

Layout is not to scale.

Hiram Smith   Ruth Smith          
               
      Nancy Colcord Rebecca Colcord Benjamin R. Colcord   Benjamin Colcord
          Neal Chadbourne    

 

  

Copyright 2001 Darlene Walsh. All rights reserved.
Revised: February 13, 2007 .